Tag : Uganda football news

Sam Tamale Kapeera

Former SC Villa technical chairman Tamale Kapeera passes on

By Robert Kayindi James The Sports Club Villa camp is in mourning following the passing of their former technical chairman Sam Tamale Kapeera. According to the Jogoos’ Public Relations Officer (PRO), Abu Zikusooka Senabulya, the deceased passed on in the…

November 14, 2016

Makerere University football team

Kampala University knockout Makerere to advance to University Football League finals

By Robert Kayindi James Kampala University knocked out Makerere to advance to this year’s finals of the Nile Special University Football League (UFL). The two sides shared the spoils in a one-all draw at Luzira Prisons ground in the second…

November 10, 2016

Denis Onyango

Cranes goalie Onyango remains a major doubt for Congo Brazzaville clash

By Robert Kayindi James Uganda Cranes number one custodian, Dennis Masinde Onyango remains a major doubt for the team’s clash against Congo Brazzaville in the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers slated for this Saturday, 12th November at Namboole stadium. Onyango…

November 10, 2016

Makerere vs Kyambogo

Makerere-Kampala University set for semi-final return leg clash

By Robert Kayindi James Despite closure of Uganda’s biggest institution of higher learning, Makerere University, it is set to welcome Kampala University as the two sides clash in the semi-final return leg clash of the Nile Special University Football League (UFL). The…

November 9, 2016

Uganda Cranes fail Zambia test

By Robert Kayindi James At a poorly attended match, Uganda Cranes failed their test against Zambia as they lost 1-0 to the visitors in an international friendly match played on Tuesday evening at Mandela National Stadium, Namboole. A first half…

November 9, 2016

Denis Onyango

Cranes goalie Dennis Onyango scoops the USPA award for October

By Robert Kayindi James Uganda Cranes number one goalie Dennis Masinde Onyango scooped the Uganda Sports Press Association (USPA) award of best sports personality for the month of October. The Mamelodi Sundowns custodian who recently became the first Ugandan to…

November 8, 2016

Uganda Cranes head coach, Milutin ‘Micho’ Sredojevic

Micho drops eight players as he trims Cranes Squad

By Robert Kayindi James Uganda Cranes coach Milutin ‘Micho’ Sredojevic dropped eight players on Monday as he trimmed the team ahead of today’s friendly tie against Zambia at Mandela National Stadium, Namboole. The eight players asked to leave the camp…

November 8, 2016

Zambia arrive in the country ahead of friendly tie with Cranes

By Robert Kayindi James The Zambia national football team set foot in the country on Sunday afternoon ahead of an international friendly tie with Uganda Cranes on Tuesday, 8th November. The Chipolopolo 30-man contingent arrived at Entebbe International airport aboard…

November 7, 2016

Little time together and Low fitness levels cost us – coach Wasswa Bbosa

By Robert Kayindi James Kampala regional select coach Wasswa Bbosa blamed little time with his boys for the humiliating 6-1 loss to the Uganda Cranes on Saturday in the Cranes Namutima campaign that saw the two sides clash at Muteesa II…

November 7, 2016

Express FC officially unveils new head coach

By Robert Kayindi James Express Football Club officially unveiled Mathias ‘Salonogo Matia’ Lule as their new head coach on Sunday morning at Kibinge hotel. The former Entebbe FC tactician and CAF A licence holder put pen to paper on a…

November 7, 2016